04/13/2015 06:47 EDT | Updated 06/20/2015 05:59 EDT

Elderly man seriously hurt after car strikes bus

An elderly man suffered life-threatening injuries when his car struck the back of a bus on Monday evening.

The collision occurred on Wilson Avenue, near William Cragg Drive.

Paramedics say they were called to the scene at 5:45 p.m.

The man in the car was transported to hospital.

No one else was transported following the crash, paramedics say.

The TTC says that buses on its 165 Weston and 96 Wilson routes are diverting as a result of the crash.